Number of Bullets? No set number is established for bullets However bullets can be boring Does not offer visual learning When to Use Bullets When providing a list for the viewers When multiple points are trying to be conveyed
Use the samecolorsthroughoutpresentationUse picturesthat followcolor scheme
Pie Charts Used for percentages Limit to 4-6 slices Vertical Bar Graphs Show Changes in quality over time Limit to 4-6 Bars Line Chart Demonstrates Trends
Make fonteasy to readDo notchange fontoftenDo not useshadow effecton fontKeep fontabove size 22
Limit Transitions and Animations Do not put to much text on slides Use effective pictures Quality over quantity Graphs and Tables can be very effective
Keep it simple Don’t crowd your slides Keep it looking neat Stay within a color scheme including texts, pictures, etc. Don’t use too many bullets Use for lists, not to explain Easy to read Make sure the audience will be able to read your presentation
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